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Definitions of prefix:

part of speech: verb transitive

To place before, or at the beginning of, anything.

part of speech: noun

A letter, syllable, or group of syllables placed at the beginning of a word to change its meaning.

part of speech: noun

A letter, syllable, or word fixed or put at the beginning of another word.

part of speech: verb

To put or place at the beginning of something else; to settle.

part of speech: verb transitive

To fix or put before, or at the beginning.

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sing

To lift the voice in song; to utter musical rhythmical sounds; make a shrill or humming noise; as, a flying arrow sings; celebrate some event in verse or poetry; as, he sang of the deeds of Aeneas; to make pleasant, musical sounds; as, the brook sings merrily. ...

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